Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Sunday to Thursday, 7 - 9pm

Mystery Train Wednesday 7 March 2018

Coming up Sunday June 17th...

John Kelly is joined by composer Gavin Bryars who talks about his approach to composition, and working  with the likes of John Cage, Tom Waits and Father John Misty. 

Over two days in June, Louth Contemporary Music Society will present the Book of Hours, a music festival devoted to beautiful, profound music by contemporary composers from across the globe. Gavin will be performing his haunting, ethereal 'Jesus Blood...' with a festival ensemble including young musicians from Music Generation Louth in a perfect end to the festival on Saturday, June 23rd.

For details, visit the Louth CMS website

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train is a nightly journey through the many wonders of recorded music - from its vintage glories to the latest sounds. Essential listening for the discerning music fan.

Music Played on the Show


Title: All Because Of You

Composer: LeRoy Hutson

Performer(s): Leroy Hutson

Album: Hutson / ACID JAZZ / AJXCD 422

Duration: 7:03


Title: Hey Leroy Your Mama's Callin' You

Composer: Jimmy Castor John Pruitt

Performer(s): The Jimmy Castor Bunch

Album: The Best of Jimmy Castor / Rhino / R2 72209

Duration: 2:27


Title: Signifying Blues

Composer: McDaniel

Performer(s): Bo Diddley

Album: The Chess Box (Box Set) / Charly / CD BM 43

Duration: 4:28


Title: Oh Cruel World

Composer: McClorey

Performer(s): The Strypes

Album: Spitting Image / EMI / CDV 3182

Duration: 5:07


Title: Help Me

Composer: R Bass W Williamson

Performer(s): Sonny Boy Williamson Ii

Album: The Chess 50th Anniversary Collection: His Best / Kent Dance / CDKEND134

Duration: 3:05


Title: Sugar Mama Blues

Composer: John Lee Williamson

Performer(s): Sonny Boy Williamson I

Album: Throw A Boogie Woogie / Bluebird / ND90320

Duration: 2:56


Title: Sonny Boy

Composer: Randy Newman

Performer(s): Randy Newman

Album: Dark Matter / Nonesuch / PRO 562530

Duration: 4:43


Title: Sunny

Composer: Hebb

Performer(s): Dusty Springfield

Album: The Look of Love / Philips / 536 962 2

Duration: 1:54


Title: Somebody Stole My Thunder

Composer: J Alexander Ryan M Lacy

Performer(s): Georgie Fame

Album: Seventh Son / V2 / V2101 0542

Duration: 3:07


Title: Sitting In The Park

Performer(s): Billy Stewart

Album: 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Billy Stewart

Duration: 3:29


Title: The Park

Composer: Feist

Performer(s): Feist

Album: The Reminder / Polydor / Lc00309

Duration: 4:34


Title: Hug Of Thunder

Composer: Broken Social Scene

Performer(s): Broken Social Scene

Album: Hug of Thunder / City Slang / SLANG 50120

Duration: 4:55


Title: I Was A Lover

Composer: Malone Sitek

Performer(s): Tv On The Radio

Album: Return to Cookie Mountain / 4AD / CAD 2697 CD

Duration: 4:19


Title: I'M Not In Love

Composer: Graham Gouldman Eric Stewart

Performer(s): Fun Lovin' Criminals

Album: Lounge-A-Palooza / Hollywood Records / 162 072b2

Duration: 4:32


Title: It's Must Be Love

Composer: Labi Siffre

Performer(s): Labi Siffre

Album: Real Fidelity / Division One / DO CD 22

Duration: 3:52


Title: Caravan Of Love

Composer: E Isley C Jasper M Isley

Performer(s): Isley Jasper Isley

Album: Legacy's Rhythm & Soul Revue / Legacy Epic / EK 66912

Duration: 4:49


Title: If You Don't Know Me By Now

Composer: Gamble Huff

Performer(s): Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes

Album: The Very Best Of / Legacy / B000jRX POU

Duration: 3:18


Title: Afro-Blue

Composer: Mongo Santamaria

Performer(s): Melanie De Biasio

Album: Lilies / Pias / 962 A159 042

Duration: 4:33


Title: Quarrel

Composer: M Sumney

Performer(s): Moses Sumney

Album: Aromanticism / Jaguar / jaguar warp jag 308

Duration: 6:45


Title: Can't Stay Away

Composer: LeRoy Hutson Michael Hawkins

Performer(s): Leroy Hutson

Album: Hutson / ACID JAZZ / AJXCD 422

Duration: 6:33


Title: Feel Like Making Love

Composer: McDaniels

Performer(s): Marlena Shaw

Album: Because I Said So (Music From And Inspired By The Motion Picture) / HMV / 5298352

Duration: 4:57


Title: Sparkle City

Composer: Shuggie Otis

Performer(s): Shuggie Otis

Album: Inspiration Information / Wings of Love / Luaka Bop / 72438 50473 29

Duration: 245:57


Title: Got Myself A Good Man

Composer: Pucho

Performer(s): Pucho

Album: Best of BGP / BGP / CDBGPM

Duration: 5:45


Title: Walking In My Sleep

Composer: Alex Brown Monk Higgins

Performer(s): Monk Higgins

Album: Home Cookin' / Blue Note / 5099952 10282 0

Duration: 3:17


Title: The Jody Grind

Composer: Horace Silver

Performer(s): Horace Silver Sextet

Album: The Jody Grind / Blue Note / DP 84250

Duration: 5:49



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Text: 51554

Tweet: @johnkellytweets

Presenter & Producer: John Kelly

Producer: Áine Fay (Sunday)

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn (Sunday)


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